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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MARGARET SPENCER HOME OF REST (DALLINGTON HALL)

List entry Number: 1372199

Location

MARGARET SPENCER HOME OF REST (DALLINGTON HALL), DALLINGTON PARK ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireNorthamptonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Sep-1969

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232014

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1> DALLINGTON PARK ROAD 5327 (South Side) Margaret Spencer Home of Rest (Dallington Hall) SP 7361 8/38 30.9.69. II* GV

2. 1720-30 for Sir Joseph Jekyll, Master of the Rolls. Symmetrical design in ashlar. Hipped tiled roof behind low parapet and cornice. 2 storeys, basement and attics. Entrance front has Doric end pilasters under entablatures with triglyphs and guttae, 5 sash windows with glazing bars in eared architrave surrounds under keystones. 3 gabled dormers. Central doorway up steps has 8 panelled door and rectangular fanlight in architrave surround under pediment on consoles. Garden front similar but with 7 windows, central 3 on 1st floor round headed between tall pilasters. Pedimented central doorway. Interior: panelled staircase well, close string stairs with twisted turned balusters, carved spandrels.

Margaret Spencer Home of Rest (Dallington Hall), Stables and Barn form a group.



Listing NGR: SP7374561783

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National Grid Reference: SP 73745 61783

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